Flowers in Your Footsteps

Your old sneakers may smell like something found only in fetid corners of nature, but chances are there’s plenty that’s not natural about them. A pair of Dutch entrepreneurs wants to change that. They’ve created a fully biodegradable shoe that will sprout flowers when planted at the end of their life.

Cosmic Log – Shoes sprout flowers when planted

So that’s what the Cosmic Elk was wearing in “Princess Mononoke”

 

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